BirthdayDecember 31, 1949
Age66
HoroscopeCapricorn

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Flora Gomes

    Full name: Flora Gomes
    Also known as: Flora Gomes
    Professions: Bissau-Guinean film director

  2. Flora Gomes Biography

    Flora Gomes is a Bissau-Guinean film director. He was born in Cadique, Guinea-Bissau on 31 December 1949 and after high school in Cuba, he decided to study film at the Instituto Cubano del Arte y la Industria Cinematográficos in Havana.Shot fourteen years after independence, Gomes's Mortu Nega (Death Denied) (1988) was the first fiction film and the second feature film ever made in Guinea-Bissau. (The first feature film was N’tturudu, by director Umban u’Kest in 1987.) At FESPACO 1989, the film won the prestigious Oumarou Ganda Prize. Mortu Nega is in Creole with English subtitles.In 1992, Gomes directed Udju Azul di Yonta, which was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1992 Cannes Film Festival.

  3. Flora Gomes Family

  4. Sources

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki?curid=23295928
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0326884